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The Best Duos of All Time 

Ariel Kana
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Updated April 3, 2020 395.3k votes 43k voters 2.9M views 454 items

List Rules Vote up those pairs who make a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts

The greatest duos of all time can exist independently of each other, but totally shouldn't. These are combinations and famous duos whose whole value is greater than the sum of their parts. For instance, you can have cheese (and it will be glorious) and you can separately have ham (and it will be succulent), but put them together and boom: ham and cheese and delicious. These famous male and female partners in history, siblings, delicious food pairings, famous movie duos, and famous TV duos need each other like peanut butter needs jelly. You might even say the following pairs are dynamic duos who should never be separated. But could some be considered iconic duos?

Some of the best fictional and celebrity couples that ever were find themselves among the best duos ever, but it's not just people that can make this list of the best pairings ever. Things like popcorn & movies, baseball & peanuts, and even Christmas & snow are all better together. Among some of the best sports duos, the top TV couples, video game pairs, cartoon duos, and the greatest food pairings are the top duos of all time, and they've been compiled here in this list of the great duos for you to vote on. While fictional characters dominate the list, the tastiest food combinations are also competing for the top spot.

Who are the top duos of all time? Many of the answers to this question can be found here on this popular duos list, featuring the best pairings ever. If your favorite combination/duo isn't listed, make sure to add it. (Then go vote for the best trios!)

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Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Scooby Doo & Shaggy ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Batman & Robin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Han Solo & Chewbacca... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Woody and Buzz Lightyear... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Mario and Luigi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Snoopy & Woodstock ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Wile E. Coyote and The R... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Bert & Ernie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Sherlock Holmes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Spongebob & Patrick ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Fred Flintstone & Ba... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Mickey Mouse and Minnie ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Hamburgers & Fries ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Calvin and Hobbes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Bugs & Daffy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Lady and the Tramp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Chandler Bing & Joey... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Macaroni & Cheese is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Phineas and Ferb is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Tweety and Sylvester is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Peanut Butter & Jell... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Duos of All Time
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Miss Piggy & Kermit ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Duos of All Time